The Gift of Life is a brand new three part TV3 series which follows the stories of 14 people who are awaiting transplants in Ireland. It’s an extraordinary behind the scenes look at the lives of transplant patients in Ireland today. The series follows the dedicated medical teams in the transplant centres in Beaumont, St Vincent’s and the Mater Hospitals.
In the first episode tonight, we meet four people in need of a transplant:- Josephine McQuaid who is waiting for a heart transplant, Sarah-Jane Mitten needs a new liver and Aidan Mulligan and Darren Cawley are each waiting for a new kidney. This series follows these people over a period of months as they deal with their illness and the prospect of a transplant.
The Gift of Life starts tonight @10pm on TV3.